Dont Let Your Guard Down

Is the panic buying on ammo finally slowing down and will we see gun store shelves stocked soon?

No End In Sight: The Ammunition Shortage Continues

For gun owners who had hoped for an end to our recent ammunition shortages? Apparently, they will have to keep hoping. As the Los Angeles Times recently noted, both guns and ammo are in demand, but it is the bullets that are in short supply and bullet factories are running around the clock to meet demand.

Hands On! Through the Looking Glass

In order to accomplish their task, snipers need to have the best equipment and the best possible training. Lives depend on it. When it comes to shooting through glass, having the right bullet is key.

Gun Sales Still Off the Charts

Gun sales in Wisconsin are booming and local dealers attribute the increase to concerns about possible future firearms restrictions and the continued economic strife.

The Long-Range Handgun Load

Shooting traditional handgun cartridges at long range takes practice and careful loading. You have to do a lot of things right to make it work, starting with the handgun load.

Bonded PDX: A Real Fight-Stopper

This new defensive handgun ammunition, adopted by the FBI, is available for handgunners everywhere.

Reloading: The .223 Remington (5.56x45mm)

An excerpt from the Cartridges of the World, 11th Edition Book, looking at cartridge dimensions and reloading data for one of the hottest tactical rounds in demand today: The .223 Remington.

Rise in Gun Sales Tied to Obama Fear

Gun sales in Sacramento County have grown more than in any other populous county in California since November, according to the state attorney general's office.

Fixing the Glock .40 S&W Bulge

The trouble with the .40 Smith & Wesson cartridge in the Glock pistols has been well documented and has been discussed ad nauseum on the Internet forums. Here's how to fix the Glock .40 S&W bulge.

Gun Sales Spike on Smaller Scope

After 40 years in business, Mary Vann is used to demand for the guns and ammunition at her shop changing with the times.

Local Dealers Can’t Keep Bullets In Stock

Shotgun shells, rifle cartridges and pistol rounds have been flying off the shelves with such speed at Houma Auto Parts, Calvin Prevost's gun store on Honduras Street, that the owner has taken to hiding what ammunition he can in the back so customers who buy a gun can leave at least with a single box of rounds.

Ammunition and Components

With the ammo shortage showing little sign of improvement, many shooters are having to deviate from their preferred components. Here's a look at some of the best components from Gun Digest.

Democrats Hang Fire on Guns

There is one thing that can be said of President Obama with certainty -- his election has had a phenomenal effect on gun sales.

Reloading: Why is the .270 Winchester Still Around?

Though the author never warmed to it, the .270 Winchester has plenty of reasons to prove its worth, not the least of which is its popularity.

Why Many Valley Gun Shops are Sold Out of Ammunition

Grab a phone book and call every gun shop across the Valley. You will probably hear the same thing. It's been nearly impossible to keep ammunition on their shelves.

More on the Ammo Shortage

The National Shooting Sports Foundation is shedding light on the underlying causes of the ammo shortage. Will it get worse before it gets better?


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